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When God Makes Lemonade Giveaway

We are giving away five free copies of When God Makes Lemonade.  To be entered to win, all you have to do is to Tweet this post or post it to Facebook.  We will select the five winners on June … Continue reading

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Exciting News from “God Makes Lemonade”!

Thomas Nelson, Inc. Acquires Project by Former Multnomah President Don Jacobson (Nashville, Tenn.) – Thomas Nelson, Inc. announced the acquisition of the originally self-published title “God Makes Lemonade” by Don Jacobson. Slated to release May 2013, “God Makes Lemonade” will … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Best Helping You

One of our staff was in a retail store recently, and it wasn’t a good experience. He stood in a long line of customers being helped by one checkout guy while four other counters were closed. At least five other employees walked around the store laughing and talking with one another, oblivious to the plight and frustration of their customers. Continue reading

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Making the Most of the Speed Bumps of Your Life

It’s happened to all of us. We’re driving a little too fast in an unfamiliar neighborhood. Suddenly our car launches into the air like we’re in a ’70s cop movie. The groceries in the backseat bounce violently, breaking the eggs; the kids start screaming in their car seats; and we feel foolish. Continue reading

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3 Key Criteria for Deciding Which Lemonade Stories to Print

We’ve already listed out a bunch of things to consider when submitting a potential lemonade story. But recently it came to our attention that we should share some of our key considerations in deciding which stories to pursue. Continue reading

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One Reason We Knew We Could Be the Epicenter of Encouragement

We don’t want to be writing blogs and books just so we can say we write blogs and books. For us, it’s not about the product as much as it is the process. The idea of posting a blog entry … Continue reading

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Stop Me If You’ve Heard This One Before

A politician, a teacher, a religious leader, and a local civic leader walk into a room.

They all begin arguing about what’s wrong with this world, and before you knew it, everyone is down. Some are crying. And a few are calling 911. Oh, but you’ve heard that one before… Continue reading

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Five More Reasons You Should Subscribe to Our lemonade happens! Blog

Consider how much a few encouraging words or an uplifting story can mean to that person in your life who is hurting, discouraged, or just down. That’s where we come in! That’s the first of 5 more reasons you should subscribe to our blog. Continue reading

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Five Reasons You Should Subscribe to Our lemonade happens! Blog

You know what I need? I need a reminder that lemonade happens! What I mean is that encouraging and uplifting stories are being lived out in the lives of real people all over the world, but nobody’s telling them. Continue reading

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Right and Best Lemonade Story We’ll Publish

Lem•on•ade Sto•ry

(Noun) A story in which something goes wrong but something bigger goes right; in which the sour parts of life are surprisingly sweetened by encouragement and inspiration. Continue reading

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